The Russian internet is booming with growth and lots of potential for even more growth. The number of internet users in Russia is expected to soon pass the number in Germany if it hasn’t already. A new report cuts through the competing statistics to give a sense of the size of the Russian internet market and also give some key statistics on advertising and e-commerce growth as well.
by Kevin Anderson on June 4, 2012
Tech analyst extraordinaire Mary Meeker has come out with her annual report looking back at recent internet, mobile and technology trends and giving us a glimpse of what she sees in the near future. One of her key observations is that while mobile data use is rapidly expanding, advertising spending on mobile has not kept pace.